3 important medals for our players in the 1st Malta International Table Tennis Tournament in history – Players from 8 nations played 278 total matches in 4 days!
1 Silver, 2 Bronze medals and great performances all around for Maltese table tennis players in the 1st Malta International Table Tennis Tournament organised by the MTTA. Between Thursday 12th September and Sunday 15th September, a selection of Maltese players from all Academies banded together to represent our country in a competition that saw Juniors and Cadets from 8 nations battle it out at the University Sports Complex in Tal-Qroqq. And what a tournament that
Yet another amazing training opportunity for our students. On 3rd August 2019, a group of players from our academy took off to Rotterdam accompanied by HiTT Malta Head Coach Mario Genovese. They took part in a 7-day intensive table tennis training camp known as TT4YOU. The camp was held in Schiedam, a quiet city in the west of the Netherlands. Our students had the opportunity to train under top coaches from different countries. In total, 77
Like most individual sports, Table tennis is a mental game as much as it is physical. And this means that as a player, you should be flexing your brain muscles on a daily basis. If you manage to create the right balance between how you think and how to spring into action, then you’ll discover a recipe for success. This is what our guest, Sports Psychologist Dr Adele Muscat, spoke about to our young players.
Recently, a junior and cadet team of HiTT Academy players together with HiTT Malta Head-coach Mario Genovese took off to Lagos, Algarve in Portugal for the 1st high-performance table tennis training camp organised by the United Table Tennis Coaching Team (UTTCT). In the camp, 32 players from Portugal, England, USA, Malta, Nigeria, Germany and Turkey trained under the expert eyes of Alfonso Vilela, David Diniz, Eli Baraty, Aleksey Yefremov and our own Mario Genovese. HiTT
The 2019 edition of the MTTA Malta Junior National Championships of table tennis was held between Friday 26th April and Monday 29th April (with the exception of the U21 Mixed Doubles final which was played on Saturday 4th May). After last year’s massive success, here at HiTT we knew it would be a hard act to follow, considering also how many of our players are right now in the middle of important academic examinations, with